August 2007 Human Rights Top Blawgs

  1. Covers international laws of war, international law, related human rights topics, international NGOs, and the theory of the just war. By Professor Kenneth Anderson.
  2. Covers human rights, free speech, death penalty, LGBT rights, refugees and torture. From Amnesty International.
  3. A Blog for Human Rights
  4. Covers human rights, humanitarian law and international criminal law. By Nicki Boldt, Bjoern Elberling and Tobias Thienel.
  5. By Vey Willetts LLP. Focuses on issues arising from the workplace, including wrongful dismissal; human rights and accommodation; occupational health and safety; parental leave; restrictive covenants and workplace privacy.
  6. An independent blog supporting law and humanities activities and scholarship, including the work of the Law and Humanities Institute. Posts discuss law and the arts, law and history, and occasionally law and social sciences, and law and science. The blog posts calls for papers, news of conferences, special events, and other items of interest to those in the field.
  7. Focuses on the interplay between law and education in the Caribbean region, with particular reference to Trinidad and Tobago.
  8. Dedicated to the right to self-determination (laid down in the UN Charter), discussing new perspectives, arguments and the potential impacts of these. By Istvan David Toth.
  9. Blog written by two LLM students on contemporary human rights and civil liberties issues in the UK.
  10. Edited by Martha F. Davis, Margaret Drew, Lauren Bartlett, Carrie Bettinger Lopez, Leigh Goodmark, Brian Howe, Deena Hurwitz, Risa Kaufman, Sital Kilantry, Mariah McGill, Fran Quigley, Katherine Schultz, David Singleton, Cindy Soohoo, Jonathan Todrews, Penny Venetis and Lesley Wexler.
  11. Covers court decisions and information.
  12. Left-leaning, social justice-minded slant on law and justice issues, the death penalty, politics, and current events.
  13. Covers applications, decisions, judgments at the European Court of Human Rights, resolutions by the Committee of Ministers and violations of the European Convention of Human Rights with a focus on French speaking countries in the Council of Europe (Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Monaco and Switzerland).
  14. Universal jurisdiction, through the prism of politics and human rights. By Professor Sonia Cardenas.
  15. Covers the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) and the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR).
  16. Covers violations of international humanitarian law, and international attempts to end individual impunity for heinous crimes. Includes review of international tribunals such as ICC, ICTY, and ICTR.
  17. Covers Irish and international human rights law.
  18. Covers UK and European human rights cases and laws. By 1 Crown Office Row.
  19. Analyzes current legal and social issues in India.
  20. Provides immigration law and refugee protection news, updates and helpful tips. By The Whitt Law Firm, P.C.